Communities all over the country live in fear of gun violence. High school students across the nation areaddingtheir youth leadership into the movement to go to school without the fear of gun violence. Hatred comes in many different forms. But there’s no reason why those filled with hate should have a gun. We have to disarm hate!
We've curated a kit to inspire you to learn more about how to prevent gun violence in our country, and grow more.
Your kit includes:
An Activist Guide on gun control and gun violence prevention featuringcall-to action items with call scripts, postcard scripts and topical information to keep you up-to-date and feeling engaged.
1 Premium Ballpoint Pen with the ActivateUs logo and "Disarm Hate" phrase.
10 activist postcardsfor completing your Activist Guide, plus10 inspirational stamps.
1 copy of Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendmenta book by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, which recounts a deeply researched -- and deeply disturbing-- history of guns and gun laws in the United States, from the original colonization of the country to the present. As historian and educator Dunbar-Ortiz explains, in order to understand the current obstacles to gun control, we must understand the history of U.S. guns, from their role in the "settling of America" and the early formation of the new nation, and continuing up to the present.